We Need Your Voice! Call for Leadership Nominations


Why Serve?

Serving on an APTA Virginia board or committee gives you an opportunity to be directly involved in shaping the future of physical therapy in the state of Virginia. You will have a voice in changes that affect physical therapists, how they practice, and future research, education and knowledge sharing.

Advocate for issues that will shape the future of physical therapy.

Use your knowledge and experience to help advance physical therapy in ways that changes lives.

Influence how physical therapy improves the health of society by being an APTA VA leader.


Where do I begin?


Learn more about what APTA VA's board and committees do.

Type the text hereIf you're new to APTA VA's governance, there are many ways you can get involved. Start familiarizing yourself with our goals, processes, and structure. Boards and committees represent an area of expertise or specific constituencies. These groups are charged with policy development and also propose ideas and solutions specific to our mission. Read more about our current leadership composition here.


Find opportunities that fit your areas of expertise and interest.

Look over the board and committees list and talk with others who are involved in APTA VA governance to see where your leadership and experience would serve you and others best.


Carefully review the requirements for open positions.

Calls for nominations include specific areas of specialty and diversity variables needed to maintain the positions' overall makeup. Find a position that is a good fit for the board's needs and your interests.


Ask for assistance.

Build relationships and discuss your desire to get involved. If you have questions about the nominations and elections process, please contact


Current Openings:

You may nominate yourself or a committed APTA VA colleague.
All nominations should be submitted online on or before July 6, 2023.

Qualifications and Time Commitment

For full job descriptions and details of the election process for each open position follow the links below:

Chapter Elections:


District Elections:

View current Leadership composition here.

The Nomination Process

All nominations should be submitted online using this form on or before July 6, 2023 by 11:59 p.m.


If you have questions about the nominations and elections process, please contact




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